News briefs for May 5

CNCC honors students, staff

Gene Bilodeau, Colorado Northwestern Community College Craig campus dean, will provide greetings and introduce the college's new president, John Boyd, to begin the Craig campus recognition ceremony at 6 p.m. today at the Moffat County High School auditorium.

CNCC student body president Jacqueline Archuleta and Mary Karen Solomon are the keynote speakers.

Awards will be presented to outstanding faculty, Mary Karen Solomon; outstanding adjunct faculty, Karen Stillion; and outstanding classified staff, Dorothy Brown. The Albin Salton Nursing Scholarship Award will be presented by Suzanne Frappier. Other awards are outstanding freshman, Elizabeth Dunn; outstanding sophomore, Julie Jantz; Who's Who students; and GED graduates.

Officers and members of Phi Theta Kappa National Honor Society will be inducted, and student government members and officers will be recognized during the ceremony. Craig campus student government officers are Cathy Carpenter, adviser; Archuleta, president; Lenaya Nayden, secretary; Amber Breslin, vice president; and Carrie Wilkinson, treasurer.

Moffat County Affiliated Junior College Board of Control -- Kandy Kropinak, Dana Gregory, Ray DuBois, Karol Bullen and Brenda Walsh -- will welcome the following graduates:

Fall 2005

Krystal Baker, Jennifer Hume, Ashley Dawn Bishop, Erin Elizabeth Knez, Dawn Mandell Bivens, Danielle Laird, Tara Black, Erica Eliset Loya, Angelina Cook, Charlotte Neal, April Cox, Megan Lyn Price, Amanda Dschaak, Christy Warne, Marisa C. Fogliano, Katie West, Karen Gilroy, Allie N. Wilkinson and Harmony Harris;

Spring 2006

Nichole Irene Aragon, Jennifer Hume, Isis Monique Beckett, Julie A. Jantz, Theresa M. Berrien, Jean Carol Jones, Ashley Dawn Bishop, Mark Ketchum, Shawna Rae Boatright, Fran Rose LaLive, Kimberley Brown, Dawn A. Leipold, Ginger Lea Bynum, Kathleen Annette Lyons, Brian Cabrera, Cindy L. Meade, Tracy Caddy, Joyce E. Moniz, Valerie J. Chandler, Barbra Moore, Kelly E. Christian, Jennifer L. More, Ann Linette Collings, Lenaya Marie Nayden, Linda Susan Cozzens, Tye E. Pollock, Brittany Corrine Doolin, Sami L. Radford, Jaime Lyn Drew, Charlene Therkildsen Rusk, Tanya Elaine Ferguson, Sherrie Sadvar, Allison Marie Geisler, April Lynne Soron, William F. Hackler Jr., Aubry Vestal, Roberta Jane Hawks and Ivy S. Henderson;

Summer 2006

Elizabeth J. Miller, Kristy A. Behrens, Andrea Sue Mogensen, Michael D. Carrington, Tanyse S. Moya, Laurel M. Causer, Charity A. Neal, Melissa D. Drake, Adam Will Nelson, Sandra Ferris, Ben Oliver, Amber Goodenow, Aja A. Parchman, Tamie L. Greenwood, Darla K. Ripkoski, Shantiel Jackson, Sandra Romero, Andrea S. Luker, Rebecca Runyan, Stephanie Marie Marick, Sarah Schulz, Jennifer J. McDaniel, Farrah Renae Smilanich and Loren Knute Vikse.

Caleb Michael Miller, a Craig resident, is graduating from the Rangely campus.

Huck Finn Fun Day set for June at Loudy-Simpson Park

Huck Finn Fun Day is set for 8 to 10:30 a.m. June 3 at Loudy-Simpson Park.

The annual event is sponsored by the Veterans of Foreign Wats Post 4265 and Ladies Auxiliary and Colorado Division of Wildlife.

Age groups are 1 to 8 and 9 to 15.

No licenses are required, but children are restricted to four fish each.

Prizes are presented for fish caught and best Huck Finn and Becky Thatcher costumes. Hamburgers, hot dogs and soft drinks are available.

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